Appreciation to Military Service Member Serving at Christmas 2016
On behalf of the entire congregation here at (NAME OF CHURCH), I wanted to take this opportunity to pass along our appreciation to you as you serve in our Military, especially during the Christmas Season.
While you are away from us in a physical sense, please rest assured you are very near and dear to our thoughts at this time. I have no doubt you knew being away during these special times would be part of your service. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
Veterans Day is a public holiday that is dedicated to honoring anyone who has served in the United States military. The holiday began as a day to remember the end of World War I and was declared a holiday by President Woodrow Wilson in 1919. Originally known as Armistice Day, the holiday became Veterans Day in 1954. It is always officially observed on November 11th. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
Letter to Soldier at Christmas
Greetings in Christ!
On behalf of the entire congregation and leadership here at (NAME OF CHURCH), I wanted to send this note of appreciation to you for your service to our Nation as you serve in the military.
Christmas is well known as a time when families gather together to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, and in doing so, it becomes a time to appreciate Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
Greetings in Christ,
On this Memorial Day weekend, I wanted to be sure to take time to send this letter to let you know we are thinking of you.
On behalf of the entire congregation, my wife and I express our sincerest thanks and appreciation for the sacrifice your family has made through the loss of your loved one while they fought for our freedom. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
Dear INSERT NAME HERE,
Happy Easter to you from all of us at INSERT NAME OF CHURCH HERE! As you can imagine, we’ve been busy with Lenten Bible studies, preparing special music for Resurrection Sunday, and all of the usual events that you may remember from Easters past.
We celebrate the resurrection for many reasons: the fulfillment of prophecy, the triumphant joy of knowing our Christ lives, and the eternal promise Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
During this time of the year, I wanted to be sure to send a note to let you know how much we appreciate your service to our Country.
I know it’s difficult being away from family and friends during the Holidays, but without people like you paying the price for freedom, it’s almost unimaginable what our Nation would look like and even “if” we would be able to celebrate Holidays…especially Christmas! Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
It is with deep appreciation I take this opportunity to write to you at this time that our Nation dedicates to honoring War Veterans.
When our Country called, you answered. While time goes by and many people seem to go on with life with little or no regard for the sacrifices of our Veterans, I want to assure you that we here at First Christian Church hold you in high esteem. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
Dear Soldier’s Name,
I pray that this letter finds you well during your service to your country. As your chaplain, I wanted to write you with some words of encouragement in carrying out your difficult endeavors. Your hard work is appreciated and we pray for your safety in the line of duty. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
Dear Parents of Soldier,
I just wanted to take a few moments to reach out and offer my support to you and your family during your son/daughter’s service in our armed forces. I feel that it is important to connect personally with the families of soldiers under my guidance as we are brought together in our concern for these brave young men and women. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!
Your family at [CHURCH NAME] would like to extend our prayers and support to you and your family this Christmas season while your husband is serving in the military. We applaud your strength.
The Bible encourages us to find comfort in our brothers and sisters in Christ and I want you to know that we are here for you. I can only imagine how difficult this can be, especially during the holidays.
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